Coming soon: New Ansell ActivArmr construction site work safety gloves
IT’S hard and potentially dangerous work on construction sites and the right safety gloves help ensure personal protection. Professional construction workers (is there any other kind?) told Ansell what they needed and the company has delivered with its ActivArmr™ Jobsite Gear, tailored to the specific needs of each trade.
ActivArmr safety gloves launch at Sydney Safety Show
Ansell launches its ActivArmr ™ safety gloves in Australia at the Safety Show in Sydney this week (Tuesday, October 25, to Thursday, October 27.) The Ansell stand (D53) features the latest work safety products, including the ActivArmr ™ gear developed after consultation with construction site workers.
ActivArmr Combat gloves the right fit for Aussie Diggers
Ansell's ActivArmr™ Mission Critical Gear will be used for tactical, peace-keeping and relief operations in the Australian Defence Force. This gear is designed and engineered to provide optimal protection in extreme environments, where teams need reliable equipment to help them do their job safely and precisely.
Built right for construction site: ActivArmr hand safety
Strong hand protection against punctures, cuts and abrasions. Crafted of stainless steel and DuPont™ Kevlar® fibres for EN388 level 3 cut protection. Foam nitrile palm coating provides enhanced hand grip for both wet and dry applications. Adjustable wrist closure and silicone gel padding reduce vibrations and hand stress impact, for added comfort and dexterity. The ActicArmr® Heavy Laborer Glove ergonomic design and breathable construction results in many tasks being done with the safety gloves on.
Sweaty hands, sticky fingers a hotbed of work injury risk
With summer upon us (hell, the shops have Christmas goods already), the temperature is in danger of becoming hotter than a fat worker’s ass crack. And your work hands can become just as sweaty, but hopefully not as smelly. Ansell, the world leader in hand protection, has a large range of work safety gloves that take the heat out of sweat while making your hands a safer place.
Take fright, skin disease a $33m blight on work safety
TRADESPEOPLE, labourers and food industry workers are among those most at risk of contracting a skin disease on the job, Safe Work Australia has revealed. These workers are more likely to be exposed to chemicals or wet work in their day-to-day tasks.
ActivArmr the hands de-harmer in oil and gas mining flash fires
WORKING in the oil and gas industry, a flash fire can be on you as quick as a flash, with your hands often first in the firing line. After feedback from hundreds of people at the coalface, Ansell has developed the flame resistant ActivArmr® 97-200 safety gloves.
Young workers suffer higher injury rate. Protect yourself with Ansell safety gloves
WORKERS aged 25 and under account for 20 per cent of work-related injuries, Safe Work Australia recently revealed. And a quarter of young worker injuries involve the hand, fingers and thumbs, with young male workers particularly at risk.
Ansell triple treat for stock car racing driver Frank Kimmel
AN Ansell-sponsored racing car driver in an Ansell-sponsored race – and now even racing an Ansell-sponsored truck. That's nine-time ARCA Racing Series champion Frank Kimmel.
Plumbers plug the hole in hand injuries with Ansell PowerFlex safety gloves
Master Plumbers Victoria had a big plumber’s crack to fill when it came to hand injuries. And it went to Ansell for help.
Bullet resistant vest material in Ansell work safety gloves
THAT’S right, the material they use in bullet resistant vests – it’s also a feature of many Ansell cut protection work safety gloves. Five times the strength of steel, it goes by the name of Kevlar® and is produced by the DuPont company.
The right safety mix and match with Ansell hand protection
Welders, angle grinders, cutting equipment and other potentially hazardous machinery. That’s the work safety mix facing Victorian-based Valley Maintenance Services.